Use gold on the walls in your living room and it’ll feel warm and cosy but super-chic at the same time. Cool it off with creamy-white woodwork and pearl-grey flooring and upholstery, then add a soft pink accent to bring it to life (bolder colours will look garish)
this Page Alchemy WALLPAPER, £78 per roll, Osborne & Little. True Velvet Sushi CARPET, £59.99 per sq m, Brintons. FIRE SURROUND, £2,130, Chesney’s. Dexter SOFA, £1,549, Multiyork. Iggy ARMCHAIR,
£780, Sofa.com. Ella U TABLE, £395, Graham and Green. Gatsby CONSOLE, £339; MIRROR, £269; both Atkin and Thyme. CURTAIN made in Ulla Gold, £59 per m, Voyage Decoration. 7ft Vancouver Spruce pre-lit TREE, £349, Balsam Hill. For DECORATIONS and GIFTWRAP, see overleaf. ON SOFA CUSHIONS, from left: made in Theon, £57.50 per m; Escama, £61 per m; both Voyage Decoration; silver jacquard sham, £35; gold, £45; both House of Fraser. ON TABLE TEALIGHT HOLDER, as previous page. TRAY, £35, Marks & Spencer. GLASSES, £3.50 each, George Home. Lotus TEALIGHT HOLDER,
£6.95; JAR TREE, £39.50; both Parlane International. LIGHTS, £9.99, Lights4fun. ON CONSOLE Bauble LIGHTS, £29.50, Marks & Spencer. VASE, from £21, Neptune. CANDLE, £9, The Contemporary Home.
ON MANTEL GARLAND, £89, Balsam Hill. BAUBLES, from a selection, Marks & Spencer. SNOWFLAKES,
£5.99 for six, Dobbies Garden Centres. SNOWGLOBE, £30; TREES, £3; STAG, £14; all By Sainsbury’s.
TEALIGHT HOLDERS, as before; forest TEALIGHT HOLDERS, £4 each; all The Contemporary Home